|Human rights and environment issues in the mining sector in Canada|
|Description||Specific instance notified by an NGO regarding the activities of a Canadian multinational company|
|Theme(s)||General policies, Human rights, Environment|
|Date||1 Dec 2016|
|Industry sector||Mining and quarrying|
The Canadian NCP received a submission from an NGO alleging that a Canadian multinational enterprise had not observed the general policies, the human rights and environment provisions of the Guidelines in its operations in Canada. The NCP has engaged with both parties and is preparing its initial assessment.